Neighborhood Christmas Calendar Highlights McKinley Park Holiday Events


CHICAGO — The McKinley Park News, a micro-local online publication covering the McKinley Park neighborhood of Chicago, has launched its 2021 Christmas holiday calendar of events at, holiday celebrations, shopping and more coming up inside the neighborhood.

"We list everything for the neighborhood in our comprehensive event calendars," said McKinley Park News Publisher Justin Kerr. "Our Christmas calendar pulls out and features these holiday-specific happenings so everyone knows what's going on."

Kerr asked neighborhood groups, residents and institutions to contact the McKinley Park News to get their events listed in the calendar at no cost. "We offer this as a free service, easily accessed on our website, so please get in touch so we can include your events," he said.

Anyone who wishes to list their McKinley Park Christmas event should send details to, with more information available at

"Special holiday events and promotions from our Sponsors will also be placed in our McKinley Park Christmas Calendar," Kerr said.

As new events come in, they will be quickly added to the calendar, Kerr said, so watch it for updates. In addition, all Christmas events will get listed in the free, weekly email newsletter from the McKinley Park News.

"You can visit our website to see the latest," Kerr said, "or subscribe to the email newsletter, and every Monday we'll tell you what's coming up for the week ahead."

Kerr noted the fun events already listed in the calendar, from the McKinley Park Christmas Parade to several holiday markets at a variety of locations.

"Make sure you check our McKinley Park Christmas Calendar so you don't miss out," Kerr said.

The McKinley Park News is a micro-local online publication covering the McKinley Park Community Area and Central Manufacturing District of Chicago from its website at Its features include original news reporting, a comprehensive calendar of neighborhood events and an interactive membership and subscription system. Online as a neighborhood resource since 2012, the McKinley Park News launched its commercial operations in 2019 as a publication of Local News LLC. It is a member of the Local Independent Online News (LION) media association, the Chicago Independent Media Alliance (CIMA) and the 36Squared Business Incubator.


Christmas in McKinley Park

Justin Kerr
(312) 560-1115
P.O. Box 9136
Chicago, IL 60609

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